Updates

Calm in Gaza: Siege, Trauma and Uncertainty

May 24, 2021

After 11 days of relentless violence, the people of Gaza heard that a ceasefire had been agreed and came into effect on the 21st of May. The assault on Gaza killed 245 people, at least 66 of them children. With…

Nowhere is Safe: Facing Bombs and Fear in Our Homes

May 19, 2021

Samar works for iF Charity and lives with her extended family outside of Gaza City. Since the bombardment began her family have been gathered together every night in the same room. The airstrikes can happen any time of the day,…

Airstrikes and Survivors: Eye Witness Account

May 18, 2021

Saif is one of our drivers for the Outreach Bus Programme. During the Pandemic, the Programme has been used to help get children that need kidney dialysis safely to the hospital and back home. Saif was looking forward to his…

EID UL FITR DURING DIFFICULT TIMES

May 13, 2021

Eid comes at a difficult time for the people of Gaza, as they face ongoing bombardment and violence. Dozens have been killed, including children. iF Charity will continue to aid the people of Gaza however we can, and we can…

Nakba Day: It has been 73 years since the ‘Catastrophe’ and Palestinians continue to suffer…

May 12, 2021

With Palestine in the headlines because of ongoing repression on the occupied West Bank and escalating tensions in Gaza, it is important to understand what the Nakba is and how it is still ongoing for Palestinians… The 15th of May…

A Night Better Than a Thousand Months

April 29, 2021

“Indeed, We sent the Quran down during the Night of Decree. And what can make you know what is the Night of Decree?The Night of Decree is better than a thousand months. The angels and the Spirit descend therein by…

Carrying the weight of the world on their shoulders…

April 27, 2021

There is so much struggle when you are the head of a household, especially when ill health, disability and poverty are involved. For those looking after family members with health issues or disabilities, poverty adds another layer of misery and…

Feeding the Fasting and Bringing Comfort to Families…

April 23, 2021

Your generous donations mean that we can provide vital food aid to thousands of families struggling with food insecurity in Gaza. We have provided over 300 fresh food parcels, 1817 food parcels with staple items in the first week of…

A Perpetual State of Anxiety

April 20, 2021

The Gaza Strip has been under siege since 2007, has faced three large scale bombardments and is now struggling with Covid 19. In addition to the above, violence and the threat of violence are a daily worry for people trying…

Your Zakat Makes a Real Difference

April 16, 2021

How you can help release indebted people from detention and return them to their families… With unemployment at a staggering 50% in some demographics and one of the highest rates in the world, poverty in Gaza has only worsened since…